Woodway incumbent hangs on in city council runoff | Local Govt. and Politics


Woodway City Council incumbent Amine Qourzal took an 81-vote runoff win Tuesday over challenger David Henry, securing a second term on the council.

Qourzal received 583 votes, or 53.7%, to Henry’s 502 votes, or 46.3%. Qourzal’s 81-vote margin of victory Tuesday came in slightly narrower than his 95-vote advantage over Henry in the May 7 general election. The May result forced a runoff because none of the three candidates on the general election ballot received a majority, though Qourzal came within nine votes.

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